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    Who Knew! Riding Brakeless Actually Is Safer

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    i knew it...

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    Well if all else fails, they could just unclip and use their foot. Go fast enough, and you could spark down the raod like those dragging mini trucks.

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    Another reason to use the cheap crappy type.

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    so all those shimano customers just have to wait till their cables fail to be
    really save! clever.

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    Quote Originally Posted by auk
    Another reason to use the cheap crappy type.
    Only thing I'd be concerned with is whether they're made in the same factory as the high-dollar Shimano ones. I buy the 4 for $4.00 pack from Performance and who knows whether they are affected or not since you don't know who they're made by.

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    On second thought, 4 for $4.00 cables probably weren't made in Osaka, Japan.

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    Damn, I just got a NOS set of Shimano SLR cable for my SS off eBay. Oh well, what are the chances...
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    I knew...

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    [denial]It's a lie![/denial]

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    Quote Originally Posted by Fugazi Dave
    [denial]It's a lie![/denial]
    [cliche]It's a trap!![/cliche]

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    Quote Originally Posted by Fugazi Dave
    [denial]It's a lie![/denial]

    Whoa! The levels of irony are like a house of mirrors. I am scared.
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    I dunno. Rancid might have something to say about that....
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    Boy, it's a good thing chains never break!

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    Pfft, shimano cables? HA! A waste of cardboard and printing ink to retail a cable? I don't know bout you guys but my LBS buys cables that aren't all twisted up at POP in boxes of a thousand or more. And the part with em for fitty cent unless your known to them and then they're free.

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    Quote Originally Posted by William Karsten
    I dunno. Rancid might have something to say about that....

    About layers of irony?
    "I can't go on, I'll go on..." —S. Beckett

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    Quote Originally Posted by skitbraviking
    About layers of irony?
    Yeah, he's obsessed with Ben Harper..

    I'm convinced I'd ride better with out a brake.
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